Published: 27 June 2019

We had a great response to the call to nominate BASA Member Company employees in the 30-40 age group for the free National Association generously places offers by FEICA this year. With commiserations to the excellent applicants who were not selected, Council have now offered the two places.

Poison Centres Workshop - Rescheduled for Thursday 18th July

Published: 13 June 2019

We are running a BASA Members workshop on Poison Centres at Croner House, Hinckley on Thursday 18th July 2019. This workshop will be for a maximum of 12 delegates and will be charged at a subsidised rate of £100 + VAT per delegate.

BASA Golf and Shooting Networking Day - places still available

Published: 23 May 2019

Members and non-members can still book their place for the BASA Sports Day and our traditional mix of shooting at the West Midlands Shooting Grounds and Hawkstone Park. Members are also able to just book for the free Croquet and the presentation dinner at Hawkstone Park if they don’t fancy the golf or shooting networking activities during the day


Published: 20 May 2019

To encourage members to send more employees in the 30-40 age group to this years FEICA conference, we are participating in a FEICA competition to award 2 FREE places to encourage some ‘younger’ Participation. in particular this is aimed at employees of SME companies in the 30-40 years age group who are working in a technical or marketing role.

IMPORTANT - BASA Sports Day room allocation will release soon

Published: 01 May 2019

The annual BASA Sports Day is only around the corner, Tuesday 11th June 2019, come and join us for Golf, Shooting or a mix of the two. For more information and to book visit our dedicated events website: IMPORTANT: Hawkstone Park will be releasing half of the allocated hotel rooms on 6th May 2019 (next Monday) if you haven’t booked your room and intend on staying then please do this soon so you don’t miss out (even if you haven’t booked for the event yet you can still reserve rooms first). To book the above rates, please call the hotel directly on +44 (0)1948 841700 and state that you are attending the 'BASA Annual Sports Day' (you don't need to provide a code). If you have any questions or prefer to book on the phone then please contact: John Bastock Mint Events Ltd T: +44 (0)1270 750070 E:

Update: REACH Committee vote on TiO2 cancelled

Published: 12 April 2019

As you may have seen reported by media, we understand from the Titanium Dioxide Manufacturer Association (TDMA) that no vote took place yesterday in the REACH Committee on the 14th ATP, including the proposal to classify TiO2. It appears that the discussions and vote were cancelled shortly before the meeting started. TDMA arel gathering information on the reason for the cancellation, and BASA will update members as soon as we have further information.